Keith Beecham

Obituary of Keith Beecham

Keith Bernard Beecham, son of the late Betty Ann Beecham Dixon and Richard Barnes was born May 16, 1954 in Wilmington, Delaware.  He departed this life on April 5, 2018 in the Wilmington Hospital surrounded by loved ones.

Keith attended Wilmington Public Schools and graduated from P.S. Dupont High School.  Keith loved all sports and loved fishing and swimming.   He had a nickname Catfish because he could swim so well.  He belonged to the Boys and Girls Club.  Keith also enjoyed Jazz and other music.  Keith mostly enjoyed talking to people and always had a smile and could make you laugh.  He loved his two sisters, Kim and Karen and looked out for them. 

Keith worked for General Motors, Hotel Dupont and his last position was with Knotts Bus Company. 

Keith knew and loved the Lord and often visited Bethel AME Church for services. 

He leaves to cherish his memory, his sisters Kim Dixon and Karen Beecham.  I niece, Fallon Dixon and a Great Nephew, Julian Stevenson.  A devoted friend Beatrice Wells and a host of cousins and friends.